UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson resigns

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Published: 2022-07-07 14:41

Last Updated: 2022-10-04 05:00


UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson resigns
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson resigns

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced his resignation as Conservative Party leader on Thursday.

This came after dozens of his ministers quit the government.


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"Boris Johnson will resign as Conservative leader today -- he will continue as prime minister until the autumn," BBC political editor Chris Mason reported, adding a Tory leadership race will take place this summer and the victor replace Johnson by October.

This is a developing story.